Posts Tagged ‘sifat’

Tafwid of the Attributes of Allah according to Imam Mujirud-Din al-Hanbali (d. 927 AH)

Imam Mujir ad-Din al Ulaymi al Hanbali (d. 927H) comes from a notable family of Hanbali scholars as well as a descendant of Amirul Mu’mineen Umar bin al-Khattab (rad). Born in Ramla, the capital of Palestine in those days, he later moved to Bayt al Maqdis…

04 Jan 5:00 PM 0 Read More...

Understanding the Attributes of Allah – Part 4 of 4

In this third part of the seminar entitled “Understanding the Attributes of Allah” that took place in December 2013, Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed succintly answers questions related to Understanding the Attributes of Allah, as well as other pertinent questions related to creedal matters.
Part 1 is available here…

23 Aug 7:00 PM 0 Read More...

Course: Understanding the Attributes of Allah

A unique opportunity to learn about how Sunni Islam from the days of the Salaf to the Khalaf understood the Attributes (Sifat) of Allah, with evidences and quotes by the founder of this website, Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed:

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28 Apr 2:00 PM 2 Read More...

The Phrase ‘ bi dhatihi ‘ Explained

Some of the Imams of the past objected to the usage of the phrase bi dhatihi.

For example, regarding the hadith that says “God is between you and your qibla” (إِنَّ رَبَّهُ بَيْنَهُ وَبَيْنَ الْقِبْلَةِ)

Ibn Hajar al-‘Asqalani says that in this is a refutation on those who claim that God is above the…

09 Nov 1:00 PM 0 Read More...

Imam al-Qurtubi and the Claims of a Pseudo-Athari

This is a short response that was originally posted on an Islamic forum by Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed to an unknown person who claimed to be Athari in ‘aqida and Hanafi in fiqh. It also responds in brief to a certain Ali Rida Qadri and Abu Alqama Ali…

13 Mar 3:55 PM 2 Read More...